The 929 Line

November 15, 2016 - 6:51 am
"Forgive them, Father, for they know not what they do." - Luke 23:34 Today started as any other day has for me since I joined the team here at 92.9 WMFS. I was simply just producing my butt off on The Geoff Calkins Show while occasionally chiming in when Geoff asked. That was until a crisis was...
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November 14, 2016 - 5:29 pm
The Tubby Smith era got underway on Monday night at FedExForum with a 94-75 win against UT Rio-Grande Valley. Memphis looked like you might expect them to look: That is, much better than UTRGV. After the game, Jason Smith and I broke down everything that happened. You can watch below. LIVE on #...
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November 14, 2016 - 4:44 pm
By Jason Smith jason.smith@entercom.com Win No. 1 is in the books. The University of Memphis opened the Tubby Smith era with a 94-75 victory over Texas-Rio Grande Valley at FedExForum on Monday, earning the future Hall of Famer his 558th victory to begin his 26th season as a Division 1 head coach...
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November 10, 2016 - 4:55 pm
Dedric Lawson is probably in line for a monster year with the University of Memphis this season. He'll get a majority of the shots and continue to be a beast on the boards. That means, of course, that the NBA will have its eye on the sophomore from Memphis. He participated in the NBA Draft Combine...
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November 09, 2016 - 5:01 pm
Chandler Parsons joined 92.9 FM ESPN and The Gary Parrish Show on Wednesday for the first time since arriving in Memphis. Here are the highlights of the conversation: On his health: "I feel good. Today, my body's a little sore. It just feels so good to be back out there, to play with your guys, to...
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November 08, 2016 - 5:33 pm
The Grizzlies won on a Marc Gasol tip-in from Vince Carter as time expired against the Dener Nuggets on Tuesday night. It was glorious. Here's video, courtesy of 92.9 FM ESPN's Jeffrey Wright. Final shot from FedEx Forum. @memgrizz 108 @nuggets 107 pic.twitter.com/xhO5nHReQy — Jeffrey Wright (@...
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November 08, 2016 - 4:33 am
By Jason Smith Jason.Smith@entercom.com Like the mustache University of Memphis coach Tubby Smith is growing for No-Shave November, Smith's new-look Tigers are a work in progress with just one starter back from last year's 19-15 squad coached by Josh Pastner. But there were flashes Monday of what...
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November 07, 2016 - 5:08 pm
Grizzlies big man Zach Randolph did not finish Sunday's game against the Portland Trailblazers despite having his way with the Blazers' interior. He was not pretty plainly not happy about that development but said he'd stay professional throughout. First-year coach David Fizdale, speaking at...
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November 06, 2016 - 5:29 pm
The Great White American Hope, also known as Chandler Parsons, made his first appearance with the Grizzlies on Sunday afternoon. And the Trailblazers ruined everything. CJ McCollum tied a career-high with 37 points as the Blazers got out of Memphis with a 100-94 victory. More than any other game so...
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November 03, 2016 - 5:54 pm
Earlier today, the University of Memphis announced it would be rolling out $5 Kroger tickets for the men’s basketball team opener next week. It’s an innocent enough promotion; the school has done it routinely to beef up attendance for early-season football games in the past. This is the first time...
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